'''Carmine Starnino''' is a Canada|Canadian poet
, and editing|editor
He was born in Montreal
, into an Italian people|Italian
heritage. His first poetry collection ''The New World'' (1997) was nominated for the 1997 Quebec Writers' Federation Awards|A. M. Klein Prize for Poetry
and the 1997 Gerald Lampert Award
. His second collection ''Credo'' (2000) won the 2001 Canadian Authors Associate Prize for Poetry and the 2001 David McKeen Award for Poetry. He has also written ''A Lover's Quarrel'' (2004), a book of essays on Canadian
poetry, and ''With English Subtitles'' (2004), a third collection of poems. Starnino's fourth collection, ''This Way Out'' (2009), was nominated for a Governor General's Literary Award in Poetry. Starnino's most recent book is Lazy Bastardism (2012), a collection of essays and reviews.
He is the editor of Signal Editions, and was formerly editor-in-chief...